Rebecca Fox

Flight shows iceberg only a reef

Flight shows iceberg only a reef

A satellite image of what was possibly an iceberg 35km off Stewart Island is only a reef, Helicopters Otago managing director Graeme Gale says.

Icebergs not as close as thought

Icebergs not as close as thought

A report of an iceberg floating near Stewart Island has proved to be premature.

Council could cut bus shelter costs

The cost of installing new bus shelters might soon fall as the Dunedin City Council makes them a permitted activity.

Taekwondo attitude not just for kicks

Taekwondo attitude not just for kicks

Starting to learn taekwondo at the age of 5 is the right idea.

Clean heat 60% subsidy a possibility

Residents of coastal Otago towns and Dunedin may get the opportunity to apply for a 60% subsidy to install a clean heat appliance to replace their "dirty" one.

Pollution offences cut by over half

Inspections of Otago dairy farms have shown the level of effluent pollution has more than halved on the previous two years.

Passion drives car enthusiasts

Passion drives car enthusiasts

It might have been the "gals" stripping down the engines but they was no less intense than the blokes, in the grudge match between Ford and Holden enthusiasts on Saturday.

Hocken thanks donors with tour

Ray Crombie did not expect to see the items he donated to the Hocken Library so soon.

Icebergs spur sightseeing interest

Icebergs spur sightseeing interest

Interest in sightseeing flights is heating up as the icebergs spotted in New Zealand's subantarctic waters move closer.

Hopes 1080 film will arouse curiosity

Hopes 1080 film will arouse curiosity

Two University of Otago students hope their documentary on the 1080 debate will encourag